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Occupational & Industrial Orthopedic Center Clinical & Consulting Services

Specialists at NYU Langone Occupational and Industrial Orthopedic Center help individuals and organizations prevent and manage workplace injury and disability, as well as early symptoms of musculoskeletal disorders such as low back and shoulder pain. Our scientists, educators, and clinicians have expertise in different aspects of musculoskeletal disorders and work-related injuries and provide clinical services and ergonomics consulting services, all under one roof.

To learn more about any of our clinical or consulting services, call 212-255-6690.

Clinical Services

Our clinical services include ergonomics evaluations, physical therapy, psychological services, stress management, medical services, and functional capacity evaluations. We also have a return to work program that addresses the many obstacles an individual who has been injured faces before resuming his or her everyday activities. Our patient-centered approach uses education and goal-oriented care to create a partnership between the provider and the patient, in which all patients are encouraged to become active participants in their care.

Consulting Services

Our team provides consulting services aimed at preventing injuries and disability in the workplace. We work with industry, labor, and government organizations and have implemented successful programs for clients such as Con Edison, Google, and the United Nations. Among the services we provide are the following.

Corporate On-Site Physical Therapy Program

We offer on-site, full- or part-time physical therapy performed by licensed physical therapists with advanced training in specialties such as biomechanics, ergonomics, and orthopedics. Learn more about our on-site physical therapy program.

Corporate Stress Management Program

We work with your company’s human resources and medical departments to identify individuals and teams who might benefit from stress management and then provide customized seminars to address those needs. We also make recommendations about improving productivity and work satisfaction. Learn more about our corporate stress-management program.

Corporate On-Site Medical Services

Through on-site medical services, our board-certified medical advisor works with your company on a continuing basis to provide high-quality care to your employees. We also offer services customized to your particular needs, such as training medical staff in evidence-based treatments for people with musculoskeletal conditions, creating triage care systems, or providing independent medical evaluations. Learn more about our corporate on-site medical services.

Corporate Ergonomics Program

Our experts design customized corporate ergonomics programs to help employers improve the comfort and wellbeing of current employees and those returning to work after an injury or other impairment. Using in-depth evaluations, we collaborate with all appropriate stakeholders to identify risks in the workplace and choose effective ergonomic solutions. We also offer on-site training for employees in subjects such as workplace safety and can work with you to create injury prevention programs. Learn more about our corporate ergonomics program.

Product Design and Consulting

The aim of our product design and consulting services is to provide designers and small businesses with usability evaluation for existing products and product prototypes. This allows them to submit products to high-quality testing and use the results to demonstrate product comfort and adherence to safety guidelines. Learn more about our product design and consulting services.